Clinton signs budget plan which gives D.C. millions of dollars for revitalization

December 1997
Jet;12/15/97, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p12
Announces that President Bill Clinton signed legislation to fund a White House rescue package for the District of Columbia in an Oval Office ceremony at the White House. Details about the package, including amounts allotted for prison operations and health care; Comments made by President Bill Clinton.


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